FOSTER Family

of Hancock County, Georgia

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Thomas FOSTER

Born: June 30, 1774 (Bible)

Married: May 27, 1799, Troy, NY to Hannah PIERCE (Bible)

Died: August 13, 1834 (Bible)

Children: Charles (1801) Martha (1804) William (1806) John (1809) Laura (1811)

Abner (1813)

Facts about Thomas FOSTER:

- Was in Troy, NY about 1799 thru 1801, marriage and first child Charles born

- Was in Hancock county about 1804, second child Martha born

Hannah PIERCE, wife of Thomas FOSTER:

Born: April 27, 1774, Sandesfield, MA (Bible)

Death: August 16, 1845 (Bible)

Burial Place: Unknown

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Charles FOSTER (1801)

Born July 31, 1801, Troy, NY (Bible)

Marriage: Unknown

Death: Unknown

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Martha P. FOSTER (1804)

Born: May 2, 1804, Hancock Co., GA (Bible)

Married Robert BIRD November 30, 1824 (Bible)

Death: April 13, 1873 (Bible)

Children: Unknown

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William FOSTER (1806)

Born July 2, 1809, Hancock Co., GA (Bible)

Marriage: Unknown

Death: Unknown

Children: Unknown

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John FOSTER (1809)

Born July 2, 1809, Hancock Co., GA (Bible)

Marriage: Unknown, possibly married twice 1) Unknown 2) Francis M. (1850 census)

Death: Unknown

Children: Margaret E. (1838), Eli M (1842), Tom Ben Joe (1847)

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Laura FOSTER (1811)

Born: March 24, 1811, Hancock Co., GA (Bible)

Married: September 19, 1839, Hancock Co., GA to James Madison KNOWLES (Early Hancock Marraiges)

Died: Unknown

Children: William Thomas (1840) Ann Eleza (1842) Sarah Jane (1844) Virginia (1847)

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Abner FOSTER (1813)

Born: August 28, 1813, Hancock Co., GA (Bible)

Married: October 29, 1843, Hancock Co., GA to Nancy E. JACKSON (Early Hancock Marraiges)

Death: December 28, 1891 (Bible)

Burial: Unknown

Children: Unknown

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KNOWLES Family

Of Hancock County, Georgia

As associated with Thomas FOSTER (1774)

 

James Madison KNOWLES

Born: 1817 (1850 Census)

Married: September 19, 1839, Hancock Co., GA to Laura FOSTER (Early Hancock GA Marraiges)

Death: Unknown

Children: William Thomas (1840) Ann Eleza (1842) Sarah Jane (1844) Virginia (1847)

Occupation: Overseer

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William Thomas KNOWLES (1840)

Born: January 6, 1840 (Bible)

Married: Rebecca T. UNKNOWN, b: 1845 d: 1914

Death: August 15, 1917, Hancock Co., GA

Burial: Sparta Cemetery, Hancock Co., GA

Children: Unknown

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Ann Eliza KNOWLES (1842)

Born: March 12, 1842 (Bible)

Married: Unknown

Death: Unknown

Children: Unknown

Sarah Jane KNOWLES (1844)

Born: May 19, 1844

Married: Unknown

Death: Unknown

Children: Unknown

Virginia KNOWLES (1847)

Born: 1847 (1850 Census)

Married: Unknown

Death: Unknown

Children: Unknown

 

BIRD Family

Of Hancock County, GA

As associated with Thomas FOSTER (1744)

Robert BIRD

Born: 1800 (1850 Census)

Married: November 30, 1824 Martha P. FOSTER (Bible)

Death: September 24, 1863 (Bible)

Children: Unknown

 

JACKSON Family

Of Hancock County, GA

As Associated with Thomas FOSTER (1744)

Nancy E. JACKSON

Born: 1820 (1850 Census)

Married: October 29, 1843, Hancock County, Ga, Abner FOSTER (Early Hancock County Marraiges)

Death: Unknown

Children: Unknown